Support Groups

Lupus Support Group

The Dorough Lupus Foundation sponsors this group. The focus is to provide education and support for children diagnosed with lupus and their families.

Facilitator: Roxana C. Alvarez, LCSW
Patricia Correa, LCSW Intern
Where: Orlando Regional Medical Center Multipurpose Room A
When: Fourth Tuesday of the month, 7:00-9:00pm.



Neonatal Parent Hour

This is a support group for parents and their family who currently have an infant in the NICU. Topics relevant to the sick newborn are presented. It is also an opportunity for parent to parent sharing time.

Facilitator: Clinical Social Workers
Where: Arnold Palmer Hospital
When: Second Wednesday of each month, 6:30pm – 7:30pm
For further information and registration, contact 407.841.5198



Perinatal / Neonatal Bereavement Support Group

This group is an open support group for parents who have experienced a perinatal loss (i.e., miscarriages, ectopic pregnancies, still birth, and newborn deaths.)

Facilitator: Clinical Social Workers 
Where: Arnold Palmer Hospital
When: Second Tuesday of each month, 6:00pm
For further information and registration, contact 407.649.6947



Mothers Matter: An Emotional Support Group for Pregnant and Postpartum Women

This is an open support group for pregnant and postpartum women. Whether it is stress, adjustment to parenting, normal Baby Blues, or pregnancy or postpartum depression/anxiety Mothers Matter is here to help. The group will provide peer to peer support, emotional support, a safe place to talk about the anxieties of facing motherhood, facilitation by a Licensed Clinician specialized in Perinatal Mood Disorders, educational materials, and resources.

Where: 89 West Copeland Dr., 3rd Floor, Orlando, Fl 32806
When: Friday from 10:30am – 11:30am 
There is no fee for attending. For further information and registration, contact 321.841.5615